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Kristin Thorne
Kristin Thorne is a Long Island correspondent for WABC-TV's Eyewitness News.

Before joining the Eyewitness News team in January 2012, Kristin was a reporter at News 12 Westchester. Before that she worked at WHTM-TV ABC 27 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Kristin loves being involved with the Long Island community. She is a volunteer with Big Brother, Big Sisters of Long Island and with the Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center.

Kristin graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University in Washington, DC and earned her master's degree in broadcast journalism from the prestigious Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She is the recipient of an Emmy Award and has received numerous Emmy nominations. She has also been honored with a regional Edward R. Murrow Award.

When she's not busy working, Kristin enjoys taking dance class, studying Spanish and exploring Long Island.

Kristin lives on Long Island with her husband, two children and their Corgi Max.

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Cutting off their recruitment is the core of a new strategy in Suffolk County to put a stop to a gang that has overrun the community.
Jessica De La Rosa tells Eyewitness News that her pet Oso got out of her yard on South Long Beach Avenue in Freeport late Friday morning.
The Suffolk County SPCA and the Attorney General's office both confirm they are investigating Friends of Freddie.
Beginning Wednesday, passengers at Terminal B at LaGuardia have to take a 10 minute shuttle to the parking lot to meet any for-hire vehicle. That includes limos, black cars, Uber or Lyft.
Gonzalez-Mugaburu is accused of sexually abusing six boys in his care. One of them, now 29-years-old told the jury that when he was in elementary school, Gonzalez-Mugaburu would routinely sexually assault him.